Title: VICE PRESIDENT - SOFTWARE QA
Department: SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE
POSITION: Vice President, Software Quality Assurance &
Test Engineering for NextGen Healthcare (NextGen) India. Also known by the
Parent Company name “Quality Systems, Inc.” (QSI), NextGen is a large, market
leading provider of healthcare information technology software and services.
Systems, Inc. is publicly traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol QSII. In August
2017, it celebrated 35th year of NASDAQ listing by bringing valued
employees, at various levels in the organization, to join the CEO in ringing
the closing bell. The company enjoys annual revenues of more than $510 million
and employs approximately 3,000 in both the US and in India. The company has
been profitable for each of the last fifteen years and has a strong balance
sheet with more than $235 million liquidity as of 2017 financial year ending.
candidate will be, first and foremost, a person that typifies strong personal
integrity and places significant value on his/her specific business responsive
contributions and upgraded information technology tools, methods and processes.
Furthermore, the VP QA & TE will be a business executive who can align the
Test Engineering and QA function with both the leading concepts emerging in the
industry as well as the company’s strategic direction. He/she will possess
outstanding interpersonal skills, significant executive maturity and the
intellectual agility to prioritize and make decisions. The candidate will be an
optimistic, high-energy, self-confident and empowering leader who can thrive in
an ever-changing, environment. Strong technical, business and financial skills
are expected, and an optimistic personal orientation is critical. Additional
characteristics we seek in the selected candidate will include the following:
Significant experience (10+ years) in progressively
responsible positions in software quality assurance, Build and Release,
software engineering/product development, Dev-Ops/Tech-Ops with at least 5
years within an enterprise software company with strong leadership experience
as a hands-on technologist in a large, complex, fast paced and dynamic company.
Experience in building & transforming QA teams
and designing or redesigning QA, Testing and Test Automation related processes
in a very complex environment that is constantly evolving; applying best
practices which produce enhanced operating results.
Experience with quality methodologies including
strong opinions on optimal ways to develop and execute regression, integration,
exploratory and end-to end testing.
Hands-on experience implementing test automation;
knowledge of automated testing architectures, tools and processes. Familiarity
with Selenium and Performance Center toolset is strongly desired as well as
other automation and performance tools and frameworks.
Demonstrated experience in release test planning,
test case management, software defect analysis.
Well-developed knowledge and experience with test
automation frameworks and tools as well as code coverage tools to measure
Knowledge of emerging software development and
project management processes and execution methodologies including Agile and
experience in continuous integration.
Proficiency in a wide variety of enterprise
software, cloud service, application technologies, programming languages and
Proficiency in web development including .NET,
HTTP, REST, APIs, especially in enterprise software with scale.
Proficiency in large data sets, SQL databases, and
in optimizing database access.
Experience with integrating application components
across technology stacks and platforms.
Experience working with globally distributed teams.
While it is not
expected that the VP QA will be “hands-on”, the company currently has the
following technology components in production – most of which should be
familiar to the VP QA in order to engage in constructive dialog with the
Systems: Windows, .NET legacy, Multi-tenant three-tier
Languages: .NET (VB/C#), ASP, Java, HTML5, Various
DBMS: MS SQL/Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, NoSQL
Tools: Selenium, Performance Center, Proserve,
Jira, Visual Studio, others.
Other: Amazon Web Services
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